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Opening day 2015

Claude Fischer, professor of sociology | April 8, 2015

Baseball is back this week. Hallelujah! Actually, it was back earlier, in spring training, which has become highly popular in recent years. One fieldwork observation about spring training in the Phoenix area,where 15 MLB teams train in close proximity, 10 of them sharing stadiums: The teams’ enthusiastic fans seem to mingle in good cheer. Why … Continue reading »